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Board of Directors

FHF of Jefferson currently has openings on our Board of Directors for the following:

  • Parent of a child between the ages of 0 – 26 years old with a disability.
  • Adult with a disability.
  • Professionals

The ideal candidates are:

  • Passionate about FHF and the services we provide to the community.
  • Interested in the long term sustainability of our organization.
  • Willingness to support FHF in community.
  • Believers of Home and Community Based Services.
  • Understand the importance of inclusion in all facets of life.
  • Believe individuals with disabilities deserve a meaningful life.
  • Individuals that bring their own personal experiences and expertise to share.
  • Willing to participate in fundraising.
  • Can commit at least 5 hours a month to organization.

Candidates must:

  • Reside in the State of Louisiana.
  • Be able to attend bi-monthly board meetings (4th Monday of the Month from 6 – 8 pm) and monthly committee meetings (If you live outside the GNO area, some meetings can be attended via conference call.)
  • Attend an annual board retreat. (Saturday event)
  • Participate in board giving.

For more information on becoming a board member, please fill out the following form:

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Fund Development Committee Members

FHF of Jefferson’s Fund Development Committee is searching for talented individuals with a passion for raising funds.  This committee is responsible for identifying new funding opportunities, fundraising ideas and opportunities, donor cultivation and promotion of FHF of Jefferson in the community.

Currently the Fund Development Committee meets once a month on the 4th Monday of the month from 5 – 6 pm.

Individuals with and without experience are encouraged to apply.

For more information on joining the Fund Development Committee, please fill out the following form:

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5K and Fun Run Against Bullying Committee Members

Committee members are needed for FHF of Jefferson’s 2nd Annual 5K and Fun Run Against Bullying which will be held on Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Lafreniere Park in Metairie.  Meetings will be held monthly until September when meetings may be held more frequently.

Individuals with and without experience are encouraged to apply.

For more information on joining the 5K Fun Run Committee, please fill out the following form:

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 We strive for diversity on our board.  For additional information or to schedule a meeting to discuss board or committee membership further, please contact Mary Jacob, Executive Director at 504.888.9111 or mjacob@fhfjefferson.org.